The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 479 444 320
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -124
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 495 642 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.55% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 1.39% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 411 524 774
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44233 46035 43813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.39% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 36206 35302
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -47 467 £47,000 +4.44% 63
London +23 160 £65,000 +8.33% 18
South East -38 68 £50,000 +13.63% 7
North West +4 65 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Manchester +3 37 £45,000 +20.00% 9
East of England -9 36 £47,500 +18.75% 6
South West -42 34 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +10 32 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire -46 31 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Midlands -30 30 £48,750 +2.63% 8
West Yorkshire -26 29 £45,000 - 4
Bristol -31 25 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Cheshire +10 23 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Leeds -22 23 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +29 22 £57,500 +27.77%
City of London 0 21 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Staffordshire -7 21 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Nottinghamshire +8 19 £45,000 - 3
Nottingham +7 19 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire 0 17 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Suffolk -4 17 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Ipswich -7 17 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Winchester -2 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Scotland +6 14 £36,250 -22.87%
Berkshire +11 13 £55,000 -2.22%
Surrey -15 13 £50,000 +1.01% 4
Derbyshire 0 11 £40,000 +48.14%
Bedfordshire -2 11 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Derby +12 10 £33,750 +25.00%
Glasgow +9 9 £27,500 -41.48%

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 678 (63.84%) .NET
2 635 (59.79%) C#
3 535 (50.38%) SQL Server
4 497 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
5 444 (41.81%) SQL
6 383 (36.06%) JavaScript
7 382 (35.97%) Microsoft
8 374 (35.22%) ASP.NET
9 356 (33.52%) HTML
10 319 (30.04%) OO
11 315 (29.66%) CSS
12 299 (28.15%) Finance
13 298 (28.06%) Unit Testing
14 276 (25.99%) MVC
15 271 (25.52%) .NET Framework
16 269 (25.33%) TDD
17 264 (24.86%) Web Services
18 263 (24.76%) Scrum
19 254 (23.92%) Windows
20 245 (23.07%) XML
21 216 (20.34%) SOA
22 215 (20.24%) WCF
23 209 (19.68%) Java
24 199 (18.74%) jQuery
25 186 (17.51%) MS Excel
26 184 (17.33%) Oracle
27 183 (17.23%) T-SQL
28 172 (16.20%) Degree
29 163 (15.35%) Visual Studio
30 157 (14.78%) HTML5

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (8.19%) IIS
2 70 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 47 (4.43%) WebSphere
4 35 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
5 34 (3.20%) JBoss
6 30 (2.82%) Apache
7 24 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 23 (2.17%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.88%) Apache ServiceMix
10 18 (1.69%) CMS
11 12 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.75%) Orchard CMS
14 7 (0.66%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.56%) Node.js
15 6 (0.56%) Mule
15 6 (0.56%) Mule ESB
16 5 (0.47%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.47%) Documentum
17 3 (0.28%) Jetty
Applications
1 186 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.82%) MS Office
3 28 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.13%) MS Project
5 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 25 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.88%) Oracle 11i
3 15 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 9 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
4 9 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (0.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 7 (0.66%) Oracle AGIS
5 7 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.28%) RMDS
7 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.28%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.094%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.094%) MoSes
9 1 (0.094%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 1 (0.094%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.04%) SaaS
4 8 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.28%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.094%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.08%) Internet
2 36 (3.39%) HTTP
3 32 (3.01%) Firewall
4 20 (1.88%) NAS
4 20 (1.88%) DNS
4 20 (1.88%) SAN
5 19 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.41%) DHCP
7 10 (0.94%) SMTP
8 5 (0.47%) Wireless
9 4 (0.38%) SNMP
10 3 (0.28%) Broadband
10 3 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.19%) GPRS
11 2 (0.19%) SMS
11 2 (0.19%) UMTS
11 2 (0.19%) Intranet
12 1 (0.094%) SSL
12 1 (0.094%) VPN
12 1 (0.094%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 535 (50.38%) SQL Server
2 121 (11.39%) Relational Database
3 64 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (5.65%) RDBMS
5 55 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (5.08%) NoSQL
7 49 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 40 (3.77%) Oracle Database
9 36 (3.39%) MongoDB
10 32 (3.01%) Big Data
11 31 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 30 (2.82%) DB2
12 30 (2.82%) Hazelcast
13 28 (2.64%) Neo4j
14 27 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
14 27 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
15 23 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (1.98%) OLAP
17 20 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 163 (15.35%) Visual Studio
2 108 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 75 (7.06%) Git (software)
4 67 (6.31%) Subversion
5 65 (6.12%) Maven
6 63 (5.93%) JUnit
7 55 (5.18%) Selenium
8 49 (4.61%) NUnit
9 27 (2.54%) JIRA
9 27 (2.54%) HP UFT
10 25 (2.35%) JMeter
10 25 (2.35%) WebDriver
11 24 (2.26%) Moq
12 23 (2.17%) SpecFlow
12 23 (2.17%) Jenkins
13 21 (1.98%) MSTest
13 21 (1.98%) Eclipse
13 21 (1.98%) Ant
14 20 (1.88%) SoapUI
14 20 (1.88%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 299 (28.15%) Finance
2 63 (5.93%) Banking
3 59 (5.56%) Retail
4 46 (4.33%) Games
5 35 (3.30%) Back Office
6 31 (2.92%) Legal
7 30 (2.82%) Marketing
8 28 (2.64%) Front Office
9 24 (2.26%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.98%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.41%) Billing
12 14 (1.32%) Law
13 13 (1.22%) Investment Banking
14 12 (1.13%) French Language
15 10 (0.94%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.66%) General Ledger
17 5 (0.47%) Advertising
18 4 (0.38%) Electronics
19 3 (0.28%) Online Betting
20 2 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 641 (60.36%) Developer
2 245 (23.07%) .NET Developer
3 203 (19.11%) Architect
4 171 (16.10%) C# Developer
5 113 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 110 (10.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 98 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
8 91 (8.57%) Software Developer
9 90 (8.47%) Java Developer
10 76 (7.16%) ASP.NET Developer
11 72 (6.78%) Web Developer
12 66 (6.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 50 (4.71%) Analyst
14 49 (4.61%) Consultant
15 48 (4.52%) Software Engineer
15 48 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
16 41 (3.86%) Lead Developer
17 40 (3.77%) Technical Architect
18 31 (2.92%) .NET Web Developer
19 28 (2.64%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (63.84%) .NET
2 374 (35.22%) ASP.NET
3 356 (33.52%) HTML
4 315 (29.66%) CSS
5 271 (25.52%) .NET Framework
6 264 (24.86%) Web Services
7 245 (23.07%) XML
8 215 (20.24%) WCF
9 199 (18.74%) jQuery
10 157 (14.78%) HTML5
11 152 (14.31%) WinForms
12 130 (12.24%) Entity Framework
13 126 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 119 (11.21%) WPF
15 116 (10.92%) Spring
16 109 (10.26%) Ajax
17 100 (9.42%) CSS3
18 97 (9.13%) SOAP
19 87 (8.19%) REST
20 75 (7.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 120 (11.30%) Computer Science
2 103 (9.70%) Client/Server
3 77 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (7.16%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 39 (3.67%) Inversion of Control
7 29 (2.73%) SWIFT
8 25 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 23 (2.17%) Derivative
9 23 (2.17%) Mathematics
10 20 (1.88%) Hedge funds
11 19 (1.79%) Clustering
12 16 (1.51%) User Experience
13 15 (1.41%) Data Centre
13 15 (1.41%) Online Games
14 14 (1.32%) Equities
15 12 (1.13%) Public Cloud
16 11 (1.04%) Algorithms
16 11 (1.04%) Semantic Web
17 10 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 254 (23.92%) Windows
2 88 (8.29%) Linux
3 78 (7.34%) Android
4 71 (6.69%) Apple iOS
5 37 (3.48%) UNIX
6 30 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.88%) Windows Phone
9 19 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
10 17 (1.60%) Windows Phone 7
11 15 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (1.13%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.56%) Windows CE
15 5 (0.47%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.28%) MVS
17 2 (0.19%) Solaris
18 1 (0.094%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (30.04%) OO
3 298 (28.06%) Unit Testing
4 276 (25.99%) MVC
5 269 (25.33%) TDD
6 263 (24.76%) Scrum
7 216 (20.34%) SOA
8 143 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
9 139 (13.09%) SDLC
10 138 (12.99%) Software Engineering
11 125 (11.77%) Mentoring
12 120 (11.30%) UML
13 95 (8.95%) OOP
14 91 (8.57%) OOD
15 87 (8.19%) Multithreading
16 78 (7.34%) TOGAF
17 74 (6.97%) E-Commerce
18 62 (5.84%) MVVM
19 61 (5.74%) Web Development
20 57 (5.37%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 635 (59.79%) C#
2 444 (41.81%) SQL
3 383 (36.06%) JavaScript
4 209 (19.68%) Java
5 183 (17.23%) T-SQL
6 120 (11.30%) VB.NET
7 91 (8.57%) VB
8 35 (3.30%) C++
9 19 (1.79%) XPath
10 16 (1.51%) VB6
11 14 (1.32%) Objective-C
11 14 (1.32%) PHP
12 11 (1.04%) ActionScript
12 11 (1.04%) Lua
13 10 (0.94%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.94%) VBScript
14 8 (0.75%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.66%) VBA
16 6 (0.56%) Ruby
16 6 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 172 (16.20%) Degree
2 44 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.51%) MCSE
3 16 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (1.41%) MCITP
4 15 (1.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (1.41%) MCPD
4 15 (1.41%) MCSD
5 10 (0.94%) Sun Certification
5 10 (0.94%) ISEB
5 10 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.94%) Brainbench
6 5 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.38%) CISSP
8 3 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.19%) MCP
9 2 (0.19%) ISACA
9 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.094%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.74%) QA
2 15 (1.41%) COBIT
3 10 (0.94%) SLA
4 5 (0.47%) WAI
5 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.51%) vCloud
5 15 (1.41%) Terminal Services
5 15 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 15 (1.41%) vSphere
6 4 (0.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (0.85%) MOM
4 6 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.56%) OpenNMS
5 4 (0.38%) Puppet
5 4 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.094%) SCCM
7 1 (0.094%) SCOM
7 1 (0.094%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.094%) nmon
Vendors
1 382 (35.97%) Microsoft
2 184 (17.33%) Oracle
3 87 (8.19%) IBM
4 56 (5.27%) VMware
5 43 (4.05%) Sybase
6 27 (2.54%) Google
7 25 (2.35%) Red Hat
8 24 (2.26%) HP
9 20 (1.88%) Apple
10 19 (1.79%) Veritas
11 18 (1.69%) Telerik
12 17 (1.60%) Cisco
13 16 (1.51%) Juniper
14 15 (1.41%) BEA
15 11 (1.04%) Terracotta
16 10 (0.94%) Sun
17 7 (0.66%) OpenText
18 6 (0.56%) DevExpress
18 6 (0.56%) Facebook
18 6 (0.56%) EMC
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Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
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Salary: 40-55k
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, great projects!
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Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent company benefits
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 30% bonuses
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + 12 days personal dev and more
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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